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The Tramlines Trust


The Tramlines Trust was born out of the desire to uplift and give back to the surrounding communities and culture at the very heart of Tramlines Festival.

The Trust will increase annual fundraising and charitable donations that the festival makes, whilst making it easier for MORE organisations to apply for funding.


Applications for the Tramlines Trust are now OPEN!

Please read the info below and our Funding Application Guidance Document before applying.

 The Tramlines Trust is a micro trust of GivingWorks a UK registered charity (charity no:1078870).


You can donate to the Trust through our Just Giving page below!



The Tramlines Trust provides grants up of (usually) up to £500 for projects, organisations that provide opportunities and activities which sit within our four key pillars:

Local Community

Project or organisation that is local to Sheffield and enhances, educates or supports the lives of local communities in the city.

Future Generations

Projects and organisation that uplifts and engage with young people who would like to gain insight into the events or creative industries to kick start their careers.

People and the Planet

Project or organisation that is involved with improving, raising awareness and supporting societal issues such as (but not limited to) the environment, homelessness, physical and mental health. 

South Yorkshire’s Art and Culture 

Project or organisation that is heavily involved with and promotes music, arts or Sheffield Culture.



Apply for Funding

Applications for the Tramlines Trust funding grants are open! 

We do not require that you are a registered or existing charity or organisation. Individuals and new groups are welcome to apply. However PLEASE READ our Funding Application Guidance document before applying to ensure you are eligible to apply.

If you wish to apply for a grant please complete the Application form by hitting the button below.

The deadline for applications is Friday 1st July 2022. If you have any questions regarding the application process please contact [email protected]



You can apply for a funding grant using the online application form below.